Josh Sills, Philadelphia rookie offensive line player eagleswas indicted for rape and kidnapping charges a few days away from playing Super Bowl LVII.
The prosecution alleges that Josh Sills engaged in non-consensual sexual activity in late 2019 and held a victim against her will.
The crime was reported immediately and the Guernsey County Sheriff’s Office is already conducting an investigation.
According to Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost’s office, the case appeared before a grand jury and is indicted by the Special Prosecutions Section of the Office of the Attorney General.
The The Eagles said in a statement that they were aware of the legal matter. involving Sills:
We have been in communication with the league office and are in the process of gathering more information; We have no further comments at this time.
josh sills received a summons to appear in Guernsey County Magistrate Court on February 16.
That is, the player will appear just four days after the Eagles take on Kansas City Chiefs at the Super Bowl in Glendale, Arizona.
When and where will the next Super Bowl LVII be?
The next Super Bowl will take place this Sunday, February 12, at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona, and it will be historic because for the first time in NFL history, two brothers will face each other for the Vince Lombardi Trophy.
Both already have a champion ring.
Jason Kelce won it five years ago with the Eagles, in the Super Bowl LII with Nick Foles as QB against patriotsand two years later the ring arrived travis kelce with the Chiefs against the 49ers in the 54th edition.
(With information from Christian Granados and Reuters)